suneudokeó: to join in approvingOriginal Word: συνευδοκέωPart of Speech:
I consent, agree, am of one mind withDefinition:
I consent, agree, am of one mind with, am willing.
4909 syneudokéō (from 4862 /sýn, "identity with" and 2106 /eudokéō, "seems good") – properly, to consent in a "hearty" (personal) way, in keeping with the close identification involved (note the syn); enthusiastically agree to cooperate with a partner to reach solutions, i.e. to achieve the things both have committed to do together.
NAS Exhaustive ConcordanceWord Origin
to join in approvingNASB Translation
approve (1), approving (1), consents (2), give hearty approval (1), hearty agreement (1).
Thayer'sSTRONGS NT 4909: συνευδοκέωσυνευδοκέω
; (see εὐδοκέω
, at the beginning);
a. to be pleased together with, to approve together (with others): absolutely (yet so that the thing giving pleasure is evident from the context), Acts 22:20 G L T Tr WH; with a dative of the thing, Luke 11:48; Acts 8:1; Acts 22:20 Rec. ((Polybius 24, 4, 13); 1 Macc. 1:57; 2 Macc. 11:24).
b. to be pleased at the same time with, consent, agree to ((Polybius 32, 22, 9); 2 Macc. 11:35); followed by an infinitive 1 Corinthians 7:12f. (R. V. here be content); with a dative of a person to applaud (R. V. consent with), Romans 1:32. (Diodorus; ecclesiastical writings.)<1>
allow, assent, be pleased, have pleasure.
From sun and eudokeo; to think well of in common, i.e. Assent to, feel gratified with -- allow, assent, be pleased, have pleasure.
see GREEK sun
see GREEK eudokeo